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  • Alice Grice (1544 - 1585)
  • Ann Bynum (1664 - aft.1720)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Sep 1 2018, 3:15:03 UTC * Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Sep 1 2018, 3:13:41 UTC
  • Elizabeth "Betsy" Ammidon (Grice) (1775 - 1855)
    Ref: FindAGrave
  • Margaret Worden (1569 - 1612)
    Peter did not marry Anne Farington or Mary___. He married Margaret Grice Wall, widow of Anthony Wall. Anthony Wall died on 24 April 1601 and Margaret was still a widow in 1603. By 1604 Peter and wife a...
  • Myrtle Irene James (1902 - 1983)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Sep 9 2019, 1:46:14 UTC

About the Grice surname

Grice Name Meaning

nickname for a gray-haired man, from Middle English grice, gris ‘gray’ (Old French gris, apparently of Germanic origin, and probably a distant cognate of Gray).

from Middle English grice, grise ‘pig’ (Old Norse gríss, probably akin to Gray), hence a metonymic occupational name for a swineherd or a nickname.

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Greis.